Comments to the CPSC Regarding the Agency’s Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for a Safety Standard for Adult Portable Bed Rails

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In comments to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), Public Citizen urged the agency to withdraw its proposed rule to require that all adult portable bed rails meet the requirements of the applicable voluntary standard on adult portable bed rails, with modifications, and to instead promulgate a rule under section 8 of the Consumer Product Safety Act declaring all currently marketed adult bed rails to be banned hazardous products.